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I ordered my Shapeoko 2 and it should be arriving at the end of February. I can't wait to get started using it. Have you found any information that details how to modify the Shapeoko 2 to have a larger work area to be able to accept 2' x 4'? I know that the current configuration is about 12" x 12".
Thank you for the reply. I will look at the inventables.com website and see what they have. I have seen larger versions of the machine, however they do not go into detail about the modifications that were made . Your info is a good start.
I have another video outlining the assembly process you can take a look at (if you haven't already). There really isn't much difference from the assembly of the Stock Shapeoko. The operations you perform are the same: tap the ends of the makerslide, bolt them to the end-plates, mount carriage assembly on rails, affix the belts.
It's only the wasteboard that you have to find a creative way of attaching.
Oh, and also, for a machine of that size, you'll have to also take into account how much slack in the cables you'll need.
Thanks for posting great job!
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